The Air Force announced Aug. 24, 2009, that is planned to hold the first public scoping meetings for its Supplemental Environmental Impact Analysis covering the beddown of an initial 59 F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters at Eglin AFB, Fla. At least one nearby community, Valparaiso, still is resisting the BRAC 2005-directed move for fear of increased noise levels. Here, an F-35 taxis down the flight line at Eglin, April 23, 2009.
US Air Force photo by SrA. Julianne Showalter
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